first_imgCSK’s Harbhajan Singh to skip Kolkata’s game due to stiff neckChennai Super Kings’ Harbhajan Singh is set to skip the game against Kolkata Knight Riders on Saturday due to stiff neck and other family issues.advertisement Press Trust of India KolkataApril 13, 2019UPDATED: April 13, 2019 21:23 IST IPL 2019: Harbhajan Singh will not play Saturday’s match against KKR due to stiff neck. ( Courtesy by BCCI)HIGHLIGHTSHarbhajan Singh will not play Saturday’s match against KKR due to stiff neckHe was supposed to play against Rajasthan Royals but had to pull out due to the neck injuryHarbhajan might join the team for their game against Sunrisers Hyderabad or Royal Challengers BangaloreIn-form senior off-spinner Harbhajan Singh has not travelled with the Chennai Super Kings team for their away IPL game against Kolkata Knight Riders as he is recovering from a neck injury and also attending to family issues.The 38-year-old has been in brilliant form in the current edition getting seven wickets from four games, including two man-of-the-match awards.”I was supposed to play in Jaipur against Rajasthan Royals but in the morning of the game, I had severe neck pain and had to pull out,” Harbhajan told PTI on Saturday.As he was recovering from the neck pain, both his wife and daughter fell ill and he decided against travelling to Kolkata.”Both my wife and daughter are not keeping well. I am in Mumbai taking care of my family. Once they get well, I will join the team back,” said Harbhajan.If all goes well, Harbhajan might join the team for their ninth game against Sunrisers Hyderabad on April 17 or for the match against RCB on April 21.Also Read | IPL 2019: Harbhajan Singh’s cooking session with Stephen FlemingAlso Read | Australia series will help India gain confidence ahead of the World Cup: HarbhajanFor sports news, updates, live scores and cricket fixtures, log on to indiatoday.in/sports. Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter for Sports news, scores and updates.Get real-time alerts and all the news on your phone with the all-new India Today app. Download from Post your comment Do You Like This Story? Awesome! Now share the story Too bad. Tell us what you didn’t like in the comments Posted bykarishma Tags :Follow Harbhajan SinghFollow IPL 2019Follow Chennai Super Kingslast_img read more